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    Thanks for the ideas! It looks like I am...

    Thanks for the ideas!

    It looks like I am going to have enough room for the transfer bench, but if things change I have a few options (and yes, I am in the US)
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    hope this works - this if from the bathroom door,...

    hope this works - this if from the bathroom door, but a vanity is to the left and so not much room:

    https://imgur.com/a/6hZgAC6

    i'm worried that the transfer bench midway up the tub will be too...
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    shower transfer bench or chair

    Hello - I am a T12 para and have used an Invacare padded transfer bench for years. The bathroom in my new rental house is a bit narrow (normal 26" wide tub/shower combo) and I was thinking of just...
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    I found neither allowed my manual chair to fit in...

    I found neither allowed my manual chair to fit in the trunk - really frustrating as I've always wanted a Mustang. Of course that's only important if you want people to join you.
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    I drive a BMW M2 now. I find that looking for...

    I drive a BMW M2 now. I find that looking for higher shoulder room in two doors helps make transfers easy (its on all specs).

    I had an Audi S5 before and it worked great as well. In the lower...
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    Ideal footrest clearance

    Hello, I got a new footrest and the instructions recommend a full 2" off the ground. This felt very high and I experienced some pins and needles in my toes maybe from lack of circulation. I am 6' 2"...
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    I just went through this - i moved my Carbon back...

    I just went through this - i moved my Carbon back down 1/2" each day until i figured out what was too low. When it was too low, I would slip forward on wheelies, etc. Too high and it was hard to...
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    Just a point of reference- I have United...

    Just a point of reference- I have United Healthcare and was able to get a Aero Z with "titanium frame upgrade" (Numotion) - it uses K0005 code but is really a full ZR when it arrives.

    I had to buy...
  9. Wow, just wow. I'd pay $15k for one and wheel...

    Wow, just wow.

    I'd pay $15k for one and wheel it forever.
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    Thanks- I'm a T12 as well. I am feeling fairly...

    Thanks- I'm a T12 as well. I am feeling fairly forward right now, but I also have 1" less dump on this chair (went from 2.5" to 1.5"). I'll reduce the height an inch at a time until its perfect.
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    thx

    thx
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    Optimal chair back setting?

    Hello- just received a new Tilite ZR with a Roho Carbon low back. How high should the back sit on the canes? Is there any rule of thumb in relation to my shoulder blades that is optimal? Or should I...
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    Maybe i will try grip tape on the bottom of my...

    Maybe i will try grip tape on the bottom of my shoes as well- not a bad idea.

    the problem with grip tape on the tubular foot plate is that the surfaces are curved and therefore the tape has a...
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    Dress shoes- slippage

    This sounds like a stupid question, but I'm just going to ask it anyways. I've been part of the gang for 5 years- my biggest pet peeve is that my dress shoes slip off my TiLite ZR chair when on...
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    I was in New Zealand in December for two weeks,...

    I was in New Zealand in December for two weeks, travelling solo. Drove around the entire South Island- rented a car from http://www.freedommobility.co.nz/

    They were very friendly and weren't...
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